Under the Flavian Emperors the Roman public's hunger for gladiatorial combat has never been greater. The Emperor Domitian's passion for novelty and variety in the arena has given rise to a very different kind of warrior: the Gladiatrix. Lysandra, member of an ancient Spartan sect of warrior priestesses, is the sole survivor of a shipwreck off the coast of Asia Minor who finds herself the property of Lucius Balbus owner of the foremost Ludus for female gladiators in the Eastern Empire. Lysandra's Spartan pride refuses to ...

Gladiatrix 2009, Griffin, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312534882

Trade paperback

Gladiatrix 2008, Myrmidon Books Ltd, Newcastle

ISBN-13: 9781905802098